Russell Boey was born in Singapore and grew up in Christchurch. He is now a student at the University of Auckland. He won the Sunday Star-Times Short Story Award’s secondary schools category in 2017, and his most recent project is a fantasy novella.
A Clear Dawn is the first ever anthology of Asian-New Zealand creative writing. Editors Paula Morris and Alison Wong host readings and conversation with contributors E Wen Wong, Sharon Lam, Nod Ghosh, Russell Boey, Melanie Kwang and Neema Singh, with special guest Jeffrey Zhao on the erhu.